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CBS
Oct 7, 2012 6:00pm PDT
they hold off the taliban? here's charlie d'agata. >> reporter: the u.s. troop surge succeeded in taking back big chunks of territory from the taliban. but with the last of those 33,000 troops gone, it's largely down to afghan security forces to hold on. lieutenant colonel leroy barker showed us an area past this check point where taliban fighters persist. >> there's been operation after operation to kind of clear that area but it's not as easy as it looks. >> this used to be a u.s. base. now it's a chick pointmanned by afghan police protecting a vital road that is under constant threat from the taliban. but it's still receives plenty of hands-on u.s. support. >> this is what military officials call mentoring. training afghan security forces to stand alone while still providing military backup. that includes teaching them to find homemade bombs, the biggest threat here. >> ak-47 or a remote device with wires on it, preserve that evidence. >> reporter: rick poor formally of the georgia bureau of investigations trains police on how to secure a crime scene. sort of a csi kandahar. and there
CBS
Oct 10, 2012 6:30pm EDT
, and personnel who are supposed to be supporting me. i added it by saying for me the taliban is on the inside of the building. >> reporter: lieutenant colonel andrew wood head add special military team whose mission ended and was not extended a month before the september 11 attack. he told us he felt the same frustration. so all the experts on the ground are telling headquarters at the state department "we need this" and the answer kept coming back as? >> you've got to do with less. for what reasons, i don't know. >> reporter: charlene lamb is the state department official who declined the security request and today stood her ground. >> sir, we had the correct number of assets in benghazi at the time of 9/11 for what had been agreed upon. >> to start off by saying you had the correct number somehow doesn't seem to ring true to the american people. >> reporter: today white house spokesman jay carney echoed the criticism. >> there is no question that when four american personnel are killed in an attack on an diplomatic facility that the security there was not adequate to prevent that from happe
CNN
Oct 13, 2012 2:00pm PDT
as a base for anti-taliban fighters, the explosion in the busiest time of day in the market. >>> and police in denver say somebody fired a single shot friday into an obama campaign office. no one was hurt, but people were inside the office at the time. nobody got a look at the suspect. but police say they do have a possible lead on a vehicle. >>> and republican mitt romney, mixing political rallies with debate prep this weekend. he has an event later this hour in lebanon, ohio, a few hours ago he went after president obama over the economy at a rally in portsmouth, romney spent the afternoon in a session getting ready for the tuesday's presidential debate. i want to show you something, the least used street sign in american history. show it for me, shuttle cro crossing. whoever made that sign waited a long time to use it. but you know, it sure came in handy today in los angeles. this is what we're talking about. space shuttle "endeavour," the workhorse space craft which zoomed through space 25 times making its final journey right now. and it is super, super slow. two cnn work horses are wat
ABC
Oct 11, 2012 5:30pm PDT
the 14-year-old girl in pakistan that stood up against the taliban so that girls could go to school. they shot her in the head, she is still in critical condition. but this one young heroine has inspired a growing movement in pakistan to unite against the taliban and say, finally, enough is enough. here's abc's muhammad lila. >> reporter: at candlelit vigils, she's an icon of hope. a courageous young girl now fighting for her life in a military hospital. >> malala can be anybody's child. it is not that this thing will stop at one person. >> reporter: 14-year-old malala yousufzai was shot and nearly killed on her school bus, targeted by the taliban. her only crime, demanding the right for girls to go to school, something the taliban oppose. the attack has shaken the country, from ordinary pakistanis right to the highest levels of power. even the head of the country's powerful army visited her in the hospital, saying, "we refuse to bow before terror." this woman fights for women's rights. we spoke to her with malala's story on the front page of every newspaper in the country. how is i
CBS
Oct 12, 2012 5:30pm PDT
they got in. >> reporter: the taliban asleased a video days later. it showed them practicing with wire cutters. investigators say they had detailed knowledge of the layout of the base. .> there are guard towers with guards in them. ance ee more sophisticated surveillance equipment, but it can't see everywhere all the time. >> reporter: lieutenant colonel e, istopher raible, a fighter pilot and commanding officer, died defending the base along with sergeant bradley atwell, an aircraft technician. >> pelley: and kelly cobiella is back from camp bastion and is reporting from our bureau in kabul, afghanistan. kelly, how did the u.s. put an end to the attack and what happened to the attackers? >> well, it finally ended, scott, when helicopter pilots in the middle of this gun fight got into their helicopters, off the ground and were guided to the insurgents on the ground by the marines on the ground who were fighting them. they killed all but one. the final insurgent was injured and is being held at the base. >> pelley: kelly, thanks very much. in syria today rebels fighting the assad dictat
CNN
Oct 13, 2012 7:00am PDT
week because she dared to go to school and because she dared to speak out against the feared taliban militants. officials say the next 48 hours are critical for her. more now on the teen activist who has inspired people around the world. >> reporter: bloodstains cover the seats of an old canopied pickup truck. malala yousafzai and her classmates rode together to get home from school. this is where malala was sitting, police say, when gunmen shot her in the head. malala's friend was sitting next to her, she says, when one of the attackers stopped the truck. another came around the back gun in hand. when we saw the gun, we started screaming, she says. he asked who's malala. i don't think anyone told him, but he recognized malala and started shooting. malala fell down, but he kept firing. that's when my friend and i got injured. kainat is recovering from a bullet wound to the hand. the 14-year-old malala, who had a high profile blog, critical of the taliban, is clinging to life following major surgery. the passenger truck now part of an intense investigation to find gunman. the pakistan
PBS
Oct 11, 2012 4:00pm PDT
. >> it is a new era for these girls. now learning to play cricket. they have had to stay at home if the taliban were still in power. curious about me and keen to talk, but outside, they face many restrictions and uncertainty about their future after nato forces pull out. this is one example of the progress has been getting a high school in the past 10 years, but in the rural and less secure areas, there are millions that are not getting any kind of education and are under pressure to get married while still a school age. it is tough being a girl in afghanistan, but they are making a much bigger market. >> for more on the efforts of girls around the globe to get an education, i am joined by the ceo of women for women international. we have had two different sides of the same story, the girl's struggle for education and want to start by asking you about her. you have family in pakistan. how common is it for girls to be targeted when they try to get an education? >> is not common for girls to be targeted when they tried to get an education. pakistan has made tremendous progress in educating girls
CNN
Oct 13, 2012 3:00am PDT
injured pakistani girl who has become an international symbol of courage. the taliban gunned down the 14-year-old last week. her crime, speaking out about her right to go to school. 38 suspects are now under arrest. cnn's resa has more on the attack that shocked a nation and a world. >> reporter: blood stains covered the seats of an old canopy pickup truck. her and her classmates road together to get home from school. this is where she was sitting when gunman shot her in the head. her friend was sitting next to her, she says, when one of the attackers stopped the truck. another came around the back. gun in hand. "when we saw the gun, we started screaming." he ask ed, who is she but he recognized her and malala fell down but he kept firing. that's when my friend and i got injured. she is recovering from a bullet wound to the hand. the 14-year-old malala who had a high-profile blog critical of the taliban is clinging to life, following major surgery. the passenger truck now part of an intense investigation to find the gunman. the pakistani government under increasing pressure to solve the
CNN
Oct 13, 2012 8:00am PDT
fighting for her life in a hospital, shot by the taliban for speak out for her rights. >>> i have the right of education. i have the right to lay. tiff right to sing. i have the right to g to market. i have the right to speak. >> an incredibly brave little girl. hire is the latest on the investigation. >> reporter: blood seats cover the seats of an old canopied pickup truck. malala yousafzai and her classmates rode together to get home from school. this is where malala was sitting, police say, when gunmen shot her in the head. malala's friend was sitting next to her when another attacker shot at the truck. he asked who's malala? i don't think anyone told him, but he recognized malala and started shooting. malala fell down, but he kept firing. that's when my frnd and i got injured. kainat is recovering from a bullet wound to the hand. the 14-year-old malala, who had a high profile blog critical of the taliban is clinging to life following major surgery. the passenger truck now part of an intense investigation to find the gunman. the pakistani government under increasing pressure to solve the
CBS
Oct 11, 2012 7:00am PDT
by the pakistani taliban this week is said to be recovering. some people have followed her anti-taliban messages over the past three years are calling her pakistan's ann frank. this morning we'll hear the latest prayers and demonstrations on her behalf. >>> and in one of the cheapest towns in america hungry bears will go anywhere to get a square meal. >> i yelled for help. he left the bedroom and went back to the refrigerator. cleaned me out. >> we'll go out on bear patrol in aspen, colorado on cbs "this morning". [ male announcer ] we all love dreamers. people and companies who take us places. excite our imagination. make life better. brighten our days. ♪ at jcp, we don't want to be another store. we want to be your favorite store. we're creating a whole new way to shop for the brands you love. at values you can believe in. jcp has a bold new look that will look even better on you. ♪ i need all the help i can get. i tell them, "come straight to the table." i say, "it's breakfast time, not playtime." "there's fruit, milk and i'm putting a little nutella on your whole-wheat toast." funny, tha
FOX News
Oct 11, 2012 10:00am PDT
-old girl is making significant progress after being shot by the taliban for going to school. why threats to her life may not be over yet. >> she was attacked and shot by have an education and don'trls want girls to speak for themselves and don't want girls to become leaders. so you say men are superior drivers? yeah. then how'd i get this... [ voice of dennis ] ...safe driving bonus check? every six months without an accident, allstate sends a check. ok. [ voice of dennis ] silence. are you in good hands? megyn: well, the showdown is set to go tonight here in danville, kentucky. this is the stage where vice president biden and congressman paul ryan will go toe to toe. four years ago some said joe biden was careful not to be too aggressive in his match-up with governor sarah palin. but today there is word of a very different plan. they are saying the gloves will be off. the 2008 debate in st. louis was one of the most-watched ever for the vice presidential candidates, 70 million tv viewers tuned in. and here's a look back at some of the most memorable moments. [cheers and applause] >> nic
CNN
Oct 12, 2012 6:00am PDT
-old activist who survived an assassination attempt by the the taliban. now dozens of people have been arrested in the case. >>> moving times, space shuttle "endeavour" begins a two-day, 12-mile trip on the streets of l.a. we're taking you there live. "newsroom" starts right now. >>> good morning, everyone. i'm don lemon in for carol co costello. glad it's friday. i know you were up late, watching the debate. all it needed was a ring announcer, right? prime time slug fest known as the vice presidential debate lives up or down to expectations. in this corner, joe biden, the experienced brawler, squaring off with the challenger, up and comer, paul ryan. both men trying to win on points. both men doling out punishment. listen to this. >> you can cut tax rates by 20% and still preserve these important preferences for middle class taxpayers. >> not mathematically possible. >> it is mathematically possible. it's been done before. >> it has never been done before. >> it's been done a couple of times actually. jack kennedy lowered tax increase growth rate. >> now you're jack kennedy? >> so who won? we
MSNBC
Oct 7, 2012 9:00am PDT
. karzai has been an absolute disaster, eroding national support. and now the taliban signals they will not negotiate. why would they? they can wait us out. so i think once the election is over there will be a new discussion in u.s. and nato policy on how to pull out. >> i wanted to introduce to you, sir, just last weekend the number of americans killed in afghanistan hit 2,000. is there a point at which the cost just becomes too great and we pull out. are we already there? >> well, i think the american people have backed off this struggle. two thirds of americans don't support it. they're running 6 or 7 billion a month. this year, we have lost a company-sized unit from nato, killed or wounded by afghanistan security forces. so the trust has eroded between nato and the troops. so i think again, we're headed towards the door. does it revert to civil war when we're out, or can the government resort to civil war? >> well, you bring up nato. and the actions have is stopped them from working with the afghans. the mission was to get in there, train the afghans to lead the country in
FOX News
Oct 12, 2012 4:00pm PDT
suggested in the dey meningitis outbreak could face criminal charges. the taliban tried and failed to kill this young pakistani girl. she was calling for women to educate themselves of all things. now the taliban vow to finish the job. that's coming up. ve. now, here's one that will make you feel alive. meet the five-passenger ford c-max hybrid. c-max says ha. c-max says wheeee. which is what you get, don't you see? cause c-max has lots more horsepower than prius v, a hybrid that c-max also bests in mpg. say hi to the all-new 47 combined mpg c-max hybrid. [ male announcer ] how do you make 70,000 trades a second... ♪ reach one customer at a time? ♪ or help doctors turn billions of bytes of shared information... ♪ into a fifth anniversary of remission? ♪ whatever your business challenge, dell has the technology and services to help you solve it. whatever your business challenge, those surprising little still make you te notice. there are a million reasons why. but your erectile dysfunction that could be a question of blood flow. cialis for daily use helps you be ready anytime the mo
FOX
Oct 13, 2012 7:00am PDT
. >> and the arrest made in the shooting of a 14-year-old in pakistan shot by the taliban for western thinking. what doctors are saying about her. >> there is a live look at interstate 880. this is right near the bay bridge. from there is road work on the harrison street off ramp. that may slow you down. watch out for that. we will watch the roads for you. it's 7:40 and this is mornings on 2. "misleading." out here. it. but there's hope. straight to our schools... keeps it there. politicians. to really help our schools, vote yes on thirty-eight. . >>> good morning. what a beautiful sight for sore eyes waking up with mostly sunny skies as we look toward the golden gate. a not able warm up in store for the weekend. >> new this morning the leader of al-qaeda is calling for a holy war against the united states and israel. he praised the muslim who stormed the embassy last month and killed four americans. he is urging muslims to strike back because of the anti islamic film innocence of muslims. he blasted the united states for excusing the film to be made. >> police say several have been arrested in c
ABC
Oct 10, 2012 5:30pm PDT
, programs and personnel who are supposed to be supporting me. for me, the taliban is on the inside of the building. >> reporter: nordstrom suspected the denials for more security were rooted in a fear of making libya seem more unstable. but a state department official denied any politics were at play. >> i have directly served six secretaries of state, democratic and republican. on my honor, no. none. >> reporter: we've learned new details of what happened that night. at 8:30, ambassador chris stevens went outside the compound to say good night to a visiting turkish diplomat. the streets were empty. but at 9:40 p.m., security agents in the operations center of the compound heard explosions and saw a large group of armed men entering the compound. stevens, information specialist sean smith and one security agent locked themselves in a safe area. they saw their attackers hunting for them. then, pouring diesel and setting the house on fire. the three americans went to a bathroom area where they tried to open a small window for air, but it was not enough. on the ground, suffering from
KRON
Oct 10, 2012 5:00pm PDT
against the taliban and we will speak about her condition, coming up >> florida has recorded its fungal meningitis. that death is at call people. with hundreds with the death toll at--12 people. >> the outbreak is linked to contaminated steroid injections. the cdc insane and that 13,000 people could have received this. the inland is in massachusetts pharmacy that made the contaminated injections. voluntarily recalling and surrendered its operation to operate pending the investigation. the head of a massachusetts pharmacy board saying that it has recalled all the dedicated products. and also offering sympathy. and i want to express our deepest sympathy for the families and people that have been impacted by this tragedy. >> this funeral was a michigan. >> the grief and this belief is still there. i can as my father, we have not had much time to really get on line and see what necessarily could be to blame for this. the anchor has not been a factor. >> health officials said that 73 states--and several states 73 health official centers. >> this five-story parking garage came reflecthe crash
CNN
Oct 13, 2012 4:00pm PDT
about a 14-year-old pakistani girl who survived an assassination attack by the taliban. she moved her limbs today according to a pakistani military spokesperson. children in pakistan and beyond praying for her swift recovery. she is well known for blogging about how girls should have rights in pakistan. she defended the rights of girls to go to school where she lives in the taliban heavy valley. her writing earned her pakistan's first national peace prize. she was riding home in a school van on tuesday when gunmen shot her in the neck. doctors say malala is in stable but critical condition. she's unconscious and on a ventilator, her family is terrified to give away the location fearing that taliban members who would gun down a teenager wouldn't hesitate to come after them. reza sayah has the latest on the efforts to track down the suspects. >> reporter: pakistani authorities say they have made another set of arrests in connection with the shooting of 14-year-old malala, a police chief in a district one hour south of where malala was shot saying three people are in custody, he's callin
ABC
Oct 11, 2012 2:35am EDT
the people, programs, and person them who are supposed to be supporting me. for me, the taliban is on the inside of the building. >> that official acknowledged a few more armed americans might not have fended off the attack. republican lawmakers kret size the obama add strags for not doing enough to protect the benghazi compound. >>> new details about the man arrested at lax wearing a bulletproof vest and carrying weapons. abc news learned that he told detectives and the fbi, hey this is a game. however, the officials are puzzled whether he meant the questioning or the stuff in his checked baggage. and officials are still trying to figure out how he managed to fly from china to korea to japan and on to los angeles without being stopped by security. >>> a plea deal reach in the case of a colorado student shot after she wandered into a house drunk. zoe ripple pleaded getty to felony trespassing. her record will be wiped clean if she stays out of trouble. the colorado university student claims sunny was given a date rape drug the night she ended up inside the stranger's house. >> r
NBC
Oct 12, 2012 6:00am PDT
. the taliban attacking a 14-year-old girl and shooting her. >> we'll tell you what doctors are saying about her chances of survival. >>> we'll also take you back to san francisco. this is a live look. a fire is ranging at the squat and gobble restaurant. this has evolved into a four-alarm fire. this is south of golden gate bridge park. firefighters having a very tough time. this one is very much out of control. we'll be there live to give you an update. ♪ we were skipping stones and letting go ♪ [ female announcer ] nature valley granola bars, rich dark chocolate, toasted oats. perfect combinations of nature's delicious ingredients, from nature valley. ♪ nature valley granola bars, nature at its most delicious. crispy granola, layered with creamy peanut butter or rich dark chocolate flavor. 90 calories. 100% natural. and nature...approves. granola thins. from nature valley. nature at its most delicious. >>> we take you back live to our breaks news that we're following in san francisco. live pictures of a restaurant that has caught fire. the call came in at 4:40. this is the squat & gobble
NBC
Oct 10, 2012 4:00am PDT
-old pakistani girl shot in the head by the taliban for blogging. the senior neurosurgeon tells nbc news the girl was operated on today but remains in critical condition. however, he is optimistic about her recovery. she was air lifted to a military hospital after being attacked while on a school bus in the swat valley. in washington the state department joined in the outrage. >> directing violence at children is barbaric, it's cowardly, and our hearts go out to her and the others who were wounded as well as their families. >>> back in pakistan this morning, a moving scene as schoolchildren there took some time out to pray for the young terror victim. >>> now to al qaeda in iraq. the terrorist group is reportedly rebuilding it strength in the aftermath of the u.s. troop withdrawal last year. iraqi officials say that al qaeda has stepped up training camps in the western desert and has increased the number of attacks in iraq in the last few months. most of the militant fighters are thought to be former prisoners who were either released by iraqi authorities or escaped from jail. >>> now, here is a
NBC
Oct 11, 2012 4:00am PDT
pakistani girl shot in the head by the taliban is being transported to a better equipped hospital near islamabad, stable but conscious. people in pakistan took to the street to condemn the murder of the 14-year-old blogger. >>> the massachusetts pharmacy suspected of being the source of the current deadly meningitis outbreak settled a lawsuit five years ago after a previous meningitis death. both that pharmacy and a second drug company with the same owner have temporarily suspended operations. >>> after arguments wednesday, the supreme court is now deciding whether the university of texas went too far in considering race as a factor in student admissions. >>> and texas executed convicted rapist and child killer jonathan green last night, despite his attorney's claim green was mentally ill. >>> and now here's an early look at how wall street's going to kick off the day. the dow closed at 13,344 after slipping 128 points yesterday. the s&p fell eight. the nasdaq lost 13. >>> taking a look at overseas trading this morning, in tokyo, the nikkei was down 49 points but in hong kong the hang
FOX News
Oct 10, 2012 4:00pm PDT
for me, the taliban is on the inside of the building. >> within the last hour, ambassador kennedy, the most senior state department official to testify today before the oversite committee responding. >> i am extremely, extraordinarily proud of the diplomatic security service. these are individuals i worked with for almost 40 years. they are the best of the best. they're extraordinary professionals. and i was surprised to hear language like that used. >> the ambassador took the questions 90 minutes after the hearing ended and there was unhappiness at stake over kennedy's performance today. >> republicans led that hearing. what did they say? >> right out of the gate, the ranking member accusing republicans of cutting democrats out of last weekend's fact finding mission to libya and that it was lawmakers who rejected calls from the president to fund more security. >> the fact is since 2011, the house has cut embassy security by hundreds of millions of dollars. below the amounts requested by the president. , the house has done that. the final amounts were far below the administration'
FOX
Oct 11, 2012 10:00pm PDT
, that teenage girl shot by the taliban gunman was moved to the country's top military hospital today for further treatment as they were shot in her head and neck, targeted by a taliban gunman because he is an outspoken advocate for the girls education. and there has been an outpouring of support for her in pakistan and around the world. >>> in egypt, the second largest of the great pyramids is now completed. visitors could once again explore those tombs from egypt's old kingdom that have been restored with better lighting and ventilation. egypt's tourism industry has sufferedded due to the resolution and officials are hoping that the tourists will return once again and spend money. >>> i've been working 18 hours day, being paid very little money. >>> a push to shut down the human drug trafficking. >>> and also our chief meteorologist bill martin is tracking a chance of showers before a change in our weather. what we can expect coming up in his complete bay area forecast. >>> proposition 35 aims to increase the prosecution of the human and sex trafficking. showing us that a dark side of the bay a
ABC
Oct 12, 2012 1:40am PDT
absences. >>> and that pakistani girl activist shot by the taliban, she is now being treated by the country's top military hospital. ma la wa was flown by helicopter and helped onto to a stretcher by soldiers that nearly fatal attack on the girl has horrified pakistanis across religious ethnic, political lines. she was targeted by the taliban for demanding that girls get equal access to education. and they say the next 24 hours after surgery are going to be critical. 10 doctors waiting to see if the extreme swelling in her head will hopefully be reduced. >> amazing some times the role she has taken on in society. what a symbol she has become. at a young age. what she is fighting for, something we take for granted. she is literally fighting for her life because of the cause there. the doctor said one doctor said the bullet has affected some parts of her brain, but there's a 70% chance she will survive. certainly welcome news. all thinking and praying for her. brave little girl. >> for sure. >>> moving on dozens of american airlines pilots put their labor frus
ABC
Oct 12, 2012 4:00pm PDT
-old pakistani girl who has been shot in the head by the taliban has been moved to the hospital for treatment. she was promoting education for girls when this happened. doctors say she's in satisfactory condition and being kept unconscious now. police say they have made a number after rests in connection with her shooting. the taliban claims it decided two months ago to assassinate the teenager after learning of her campaign. >> right now we want to take you back to live pictures in los angeles which just completed the most spectacular lane change in history. >> yes. this is incredible stuff. it's where we can go live now. apparently we zront a live shot at the moment. we can tell you that you know crowds have been crowding the streets to watch this journey. this is a live picture that doesn't quite give you perspective. as we pull out you'll be able to see what a tight squeeze this is. here you can see the wing span here 78 feet across. this is a challenge as it tries to make its way down streets. >> right now on manchester boulevard approaching a crossover of the 405. what is remarkable abo
FOX News
Oct 8, 2012 3:00am PDT
by the taliban. doug is live in dc with the preview of what he's going to say today. doug? >> good morning. this is the romney campaign trying to set the agenda and be more aggressive, especially in the wake of the debate that a lot of people thought mitt romney won. look how close this race is getting. through four key swing states, all within the margin of error, little doubt as to why the romney campaign would choose this last one, virginia, to deliver this big foreign policy address today. romney is probably going to touch on the attack on the u.s. consulate in libya last month. he may get into the ongoing crisis in syria, iran's nuclear ambition u name it. there is also afghanistan with the war there now entering its 12th year and almost on cue, we're hearing from the taliban with new reports this morning that they are mocking u.s. foreign policy, saying u.s. and nato forces are preparing to flee afghanistan in disgrace. romney is expected to call the withdrawal of u.s. force has politically timed retreat. >> for the last four years, we've had a foreign policy led by a president who b
CNN
Oct 12, 2012 4:00am PDT
, skron. >> good morning, soledad. first up, rallying. more demonstrations in smoert of 14-year-old anti-taliban activist malala. the taliban targeted her because she's been a fierce critic of theirs. she's a staunch advocate for education and girls and women's rights. about 100 people were detained, accused of colluding with attackers who tried to assassinate her. most of them have been released. she's in critical condition. >>> a veteran diplomat coming out of retirement to serve as the senior u.s. envoy in libya. laurence pope is tapped for the diplomatic post a month after the death of u.s. ambassador christopher stevens in the benghazi consulate attack. pope retired from the foreign service twelve years ago. >>> the 2012 nobel peace prize awarded just a couple of hours ago. it didn't go to a person. but the european union. takes the prize. the eu was formed out of the rubble of world war ii and for more than six dpek aids it has promoted democracy and reconciliation across europe. the nobel committee noted that the eu is now battling one of the worst economic crises ever. >>> mission 26 is
ABC
Oct 10, 2012 7:00am PDT
, 14-year-old girl. she inspired so many as a symbol of defiance against the taliban because she was promoting education among women. she's now fighting for her life, after the taliban targeted her, gund her down. she survived. and a team of surgeons extracted a bullet from her neck this morning. she is recovering. we'll have the latest on the story. >> one brave young woman. >> absolutely. a remarkable story. >>> we have to switch gears now. we want to show you a video we can't stop watching. how so many people are getting up close and personal with tigers. is it just wild encounter? or too close to nature? >> topping the alligator. >>> and we also have a special guest today. ann romney will come in our second hour. we're looking forward to that. >>> we're going to begin with the alarming arrest at l.a.x. after man arrived at customs wearing body armor, agents discovered his luggage was packed with weapons. the big question, how did he make it on that flight into los angeles in the first place? cecilia vega is here with more. good morning, cecilia. >> reporter: good morning, geo
FOX News
Oct 9, 2012 4:00pm PDT
against extremism in pakistan. reports of outrage across that nation after a member of the taliban shot a 14-year-old girl in the head and neck and the reason? because she supported education for women, something the taliban strongly oppose. the girl was on her way home from school as the story goes, when police say the gunman approached a crowded school bus and asked whether anybody could point out this one girl. cops say another student did exactly that. and the gunman shot them both. medical workers air lifted the teenage activist to a nearby military hospital. somehow both girls survived. pakistan's prime minister condemned this and say the 14-year-old is quote, like my daughter. and yours, too. in neighboring afghanistan, a woman is freedom and women's rights. this is news in a country where little more than a decade ago, women were not allowed to go outside alone. ♪ . >> shep: a rare thing for afghan women to appear on stage. the rapper says some relatives refused to talk to her because of these performances. >>> a dreary day for our 401(k)s and a dismal outlook for the world's
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